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About Lemoyne Owen College

LeMoyne-Owen College is a private, religious school in an urban setting in Memphis, Tennessee. Lemoyne Owen College was founded in 1862 and enrolls 945 undergrads and no graduate students.

Lemoyne Owen College offers housing for up to 336 students. Most students live off campus,.

Lemoyne Owen College's endowment was valued at $52 million in 2021. Lemoyne Owen College employs one full-time professor for every 14 undergrads enrolled.

2021 Lemoyne Owen College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Average GPA 2.5
Mean ACT score 16
Tuition $10,776

Lemoyne Owen College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

Lemoyne Owen College Early Admission

LeMoyne-Owen College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Lemoyne Owen College Acceptance Rate

It is slightly difficult to get into Lemoyne Owen College. Lemoyne Owen College admitted 0% of all applicants in 2021. Out of 527 applications received in 2021, 527 students were offered admission.

Lemoyne Owen College Waitlist 2021

Lemoyne Owen College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into LeMoyne-Owen College?

Lemoyne Owen College is considered slightly difficult to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to Lemoyne Owen College, applicants must submit the following items.

Lemoyne Owen College Application Requirements

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Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Test Scores for Lemoyne Owen College

The average high school GPA for a student admitted to Lemoyne Owen College is 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. The mean ACT score for Lemoyne Owen College students is 16.

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to Lemoyne Owen College.

Does Lemoyne Owen College Require the ACT or SAT?

Lemoyne Owen College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, . 86% submitted the ACT.


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Does Lemoyne Owen College Offer On-Campus Housing?

Yes! Lemoyne Owen College provides on-campus housing for up to 336 students.

Homecoming, Honors Week, and and Black History Month are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Lemoyne Owen College.

Financial Aid at Lemoyne Owen College

Lemoyne Owen College meets 51.46% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Lemoyne Owen College full-time are awarded $12,938 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is Lemoyne Owen College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Lemoyne Owen College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Lemoyne Owen College, around 48% return for their sophomore year.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Graduates in the class of 2021 had an average of $28,288 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Lemoyne Owen College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Lemoyne Owen College a good school for you?

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Where is LeMoyne-Owen College Located?

Lemoyne Owen College is located in the urban setting of Memphis, Tennessee, less than an hour from Memphis and Tennessee.

If you want to see Lemoyne Owen College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40/55 to Memphis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Memphis International.

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College Info

807 Walker Avenue Memphis, TN 38126-6595

Campus Setting: Urban

Lemoyne Owen College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lemoyne Owen College is Apr 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lemoyne Owen College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Lemoyne Owen College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

14 - 17

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Lemoyne Owen College is 16. Students with an ACT score of 17 and above have a good chance of getting into Lemoyne Owen College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 14 and 17 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 14 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Lemoyne Owen College SAT Scores

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Lemoyne Owen College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$18,776

In State

$18,776

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$10,776
$10,776
Fees
$1,300
$1,300
Housing
$6,100
$6,100
Books
$600
$600

Student Life

Wondering what life at Lemoyne Owen College is like? There are approximately 945 students enrolled at Lemoyne Owen College. 88% percent of students attend school full-time, 19% percent are from TN and 81% percent of students are from other states.

88%

Full Time

12%

Part Time

19%

In State

81%

Out-of-State

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

945

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$12,076

Out-of-State

$12,076

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Apr 1
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